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Juneteenth: The Fight for Freedom and the Power of Words

June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Join playwright Marie St. Clair for this Fragments of Freedom Cultural Arts & Theatre Productions event: showcasing spoken word, video and live music to honor the arc of freedom fought for by African Americans throughout history. A host of speakers from the arts, media, and the government will present excerpts of powerful speeches from historical figures that embody the innate desire for freedom and demand for civil rights. Presented in partnership with the Fort Monroe Authority and Fort Monroe National Monument. The Hampton History Museum is located at 120 Old Hampton Lane in Downtown Hampton. There is free parking in the garage across the street from the museum. For more information call 757-727-1102 or visit www.hamptonhistorymuseum.org.

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Date:
June 13
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Hampton History Museum
Phone:
757-727-1102
Website:
www.hamptonhistorymuseum.org

Venue

Hampton History Museum
120 Old Hampton Lane
Hampton, VA 23669 United States
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Phone:
757-727-1102
Website:
www.hamptonhistorymuseum.org